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Heathrow airport in London, Nov 1966 en route to the United States. From left to right are, Abdul Fakir, Levi Stubbs, Lawrence Payton and Renaldo Benson.
March 1986. The Four Tops are shown during a recording session in New York. Standing from left to right are, Lawrence Payton, Levi Stubbs, Abdul "Duke" Fakir, and seated is Renaldo "Obie" Benson.
President Bill Clinton appears with members of the Four Tops during a surprise birthday party on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 1993. The group serenaded Clinton during the celebration of his 47th birthday. Lead singer of the group, Levi Stubbs, is second from right.
April 23, 1997, members of the Four Tops, left to right, Levi Stubbs, Renaldo "Obie" Benson, Abdul "Duke" Fakir are shown as their star was unveiled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles.
Feb 1989, The Four Tops appear on stage to present a BRIT award
The late Lawrence Payton, shown at far right poses with the rest of the Four Tops, from left, Renaldo "Obie" Benson, Abdul "Duke" Fakir and Levi Stubbs in this January, 1990 photo.
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Tops perform. Renaldo Obie Benson, Theo Peoples, Ronnie McNair, and Abdul Duke Fakir. Feb 2005
Abdul "Duke" Fakir greets members of other groups during a funeral for legendary Four Tops frontman Levi Stubbs at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Monday, Oct. 27, 2008.
Duke Fakir, of The Four Tops, speaks at a commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of Motown Records, Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, in Detroit.